Edgewood Elementary School

Edgewood Elementary School serves 456 students in grades KG - 1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Edgewood Elementary School operates within the Watson Chapel School District.

School Overview

The student population of 456 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-1
Total Students 456 students
Edgewood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Edgewood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Edgewood Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Edgewood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Edgewood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Edgewood Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
71%
21%
Edgewood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
27%
63%
Edgewood Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Edgewood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.31
Edgewood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
52%
Edgewood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
10%
Edgewood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,892 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,552 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,552 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Watson Chapel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,892 953
Watson Chapel   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $10 MM
Watson Chapel   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Watson Chapel   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,552 $10,220
Watson Chapel   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,552 $10,673
Watson Chapel   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Watson Chapel High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Watson Chapel Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 713 students4000 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3230
    0.510-12713
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel Junior High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 7-9 | 734 students3900 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-4420
    0.57-9734
  • Pine BluffOak Park Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 398 students2900 Orange St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4384
    0.9KG-5398
  • Pine BluffL. L. Owen Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 2-3 | 416 students3605 Oakwood Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3741
    1.22-3416
  • Pine BluffSouthwood Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 442 students4200 Fir St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4390
    1.2KG-5442

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